Rosa Webster

F, b. circa 1872
Father*Jackson Ezekiel Webster b. 10 Nov 1841, d. 15 Sep 1914
Mother*Isola Aitkins b. c 1850, d. 23 Oct 1894
Census DateLocation
5 June 1880Kilbourn, Columbia, WisconsinRosa Webster was listed as a daughter in Jackson Ezekiel Webster's household on the 1880 Census at Kilbourn, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31. Dwelling 124.

Cenntenial Webster

M, b. circa 1876
Father*Jackson Ezekiel Webster b. 10 Nov 1841, d. 15 Sep 1914
Mother*Isola Aitkins b. c 1850, d. 23 Oct 1894
Census DateLocation
5 June 1880Kilbourn, Columbia, WisconsinCenntenial Webster was listed as a son in Jackson Ezekiel Webster's household on the 1880 Census at Kilbourn, Columbia, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31. Dwelling 124.

Charles Artemas Webster

M

Child of Charles Artemas Webster and Olive Campbell

Olive Campbell

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Webster.

Child of Olive Campbell and Charles Artemas Webster

Henry A. Gilbertson

M, b. 4 October 1878, d. 7 October 1958
Father*Andrew Gilbertson b. c 1830, d. b 1900
Mother*Anna M. (?) b. Aug 1846, d. a Jun 1900
  • Henry A. Gilbertson was born on 4 October 1878 at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Andrew Gilbertson and Anna M. (?).
  • Henry A. Gilbertson married Bertha Olson-Moen circa 1906.
  • Henry A. Gilbertson died on 7 October 1958 at Iowa, Wisconsin, at age 80 GILBERTSON FUNERAL WAS HELD ON FRIDAY Funeral services for Henry Gilbertson, 80, who passed away on Tuesday of last week in a Didgeville hospital, were held at 2 p.m. Friday in the First Lutheran church at Lone Rock. Mr. Gilbertson farmed in the Avoca area until his retirement 10 years ago to move to Ridgeway. Survivors include seven daughters. Mrs. Ray Kelliher, Mrs. Michael McMahan and Mrs. Bernice Bartle, all of Madison; Mrs. Edgar Mercer, Beloit; Mrs. Morris Peterson, Los Angeles, Calif; Mrs. Lawrence Volk, Plain, and Lorraine Gilbertson, Avoca, and several grandchildren. Arrangements were handled by the Ayers funeral home at Ridgeway.
Census DateLocation
24 June 1900Highland, Iowa, WisconsinHenry A. Gilbertson was listed as a son in Anna M. (?)'s household on the 1900 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
9 May 1910Pulaski, Iowa, WisconsinHenry A. Gilbertson was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin, living next door to Peter H. Gilbertson, age 30.2
22 January 1920Pulaski, Iowa, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin.3
6 May 1940Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as father-in-law in Edgar Kuth Mercer's household on the 1940 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.4

Children of Henry A. Gilbertson and Bertha Olson-Moen

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED62. Dwelling 163.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0063; Image: 1139; FHL Number: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-36. Page 8b. Dwelling 132.

Bertha Olson-Moen

F, b. 11 April 1886, d. 20 March 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1906As of circa 1906,her married name was Gilbertson.
Census DateLocation
9 May 1910Pulaski, Iowa, WisconsinBertha Olson-Moen was listed as wife in Henry A. Gilbertson's household on the 1910 Census at Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin; living next door to Peter H. Gilbertson, age 30.1
22 January 1920Pulaski, Iowa, WisconsinBertha Olson-Moen was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Gilbertson's household on the 1920 Census at Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
     Bertha Olson-Moen had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children.

Children of Bertha Olson-Moen and Henry A. Gilbertson

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Pulaski, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0063; Image: 1139; FHL Number: 1375724.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Andrew Gilbertson

M, b. circa 1830, d. before 1900
  • Andrew Gilbertson married Anna M. (?).
  • Andrew Gilbertson was born circa 1830 at Norway.
  • He died before 1900.
Census DateLocation
1880Highland, Iowa, WisconsinAndrew Gilbertson was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Children of Andrew Gilbertson and Anna M. (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1429 Page Number 82B.

Anna M. (?)

F, b. August 1846, d. after June 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna M. (?) was also known as Annie (?).
Married NameHer married name was Gilbertson.
  • Anna M. (?) married Andrew Gilbertson.
  • Anna M. (?) was born in August 1846 at Norway.
  • She died after June 1900.
Census DateLocation
1880Highland, Iowa, WisconsinAnna M. (?) was listed as wife in Andrew Gilbertson's household on the 1880 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
24 June 1900Highland, Iowa, WisconsinAnna M. (?) was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
     Anna M. (?) had 9 with 8 living in 1900 children.

Children of Anna M. (?) and Andrew Gilbertson

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1429 Page Number 82B.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED62. Dwelling 163.

James Riley

M, b. January 1867, d. before 1910
  • James Riley was born in January 1867 at Illinois.
  • He married Chloe May Bateman circa 1893.
  • James Riley died before 1910.
Census DateLocation
2 June 1900Stockton, Jo Daviess, IllinoisJames Riley was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Stockton, Jo Daviess, Illinois.1

Children of James Riley and Chloe May Bateman

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 84.

Joseph Bendetter Riley

M, b. May 1896
Father*James Riley b. Jan 1867, d. b 1910
Mother*Chloe May Bateman b. Nov 1874, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Bendetter Riley was also known as Burdette Joseph.
Name VariationJoseph Bendetter Riley was also known as Bendetter.
Census DateLocation
2 June 1900Stockton, Jo Daviess, IllinoisJoseph Bendetter Riley was listed as a son in James Riley's household on the 1900 Census at Stockton, Jo Daviess, Illinois.1
15 April 1910Warren, Jo Daviess, IllinoisJoseph Bendetter Riley was listed as a son in Chloe May Bateman's household on the 1910 Census at Warren, Jo Daviess, Illinois.2
1915Rock Creek, Nemaha, KansasJoseph Bendetter Riley appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of John J. Witzel at Rock Creek, Nemaha, Kansas.
22 January 1920Sabetha, Nemaha, KansasJoseph Bendetter Riley was listed as a step-son in John J. Witzel's household on the 1920 Census at Sabetha, Nemaha, Kansas.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 84.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 18.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED134. Dwelling 455.

Margaurite Riley

F, b. August 1898
Father*James Riley b. Jan 1867, d. b 1910
Mother*Chloe May Bateman b. Nov 1874, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaurite Riley was also known as Marguerite.
Name VariationMargaurite Riley was also known as Margarite.
Census DateLocation
2 June 1900Stockton, Jo Daviess, IllinoisMargaurite Riley was listed as a daughter in James Riley's household on the 1900 Census at Stockton, Jo Daviess, Illinois.1
15 April 1910Warren, Jo Daviess, IllinoisMargaurite Riley was listed as a daughter in Chloe May Bateman's household on the 1910 Census at Warren, Jo Daviess, Illinois.2
1915Rock Creek, Nemaha, KansasMargaurite Riley appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of John J. Witzel at Rock Creek, Nemaha, Kansas.
22 January 1920Sabetha, Nemaha, KansasMargaurite Riley was listed as a step-daughter in John J. Witzel's household on the 1920 Census at Sabetha, Nemaha, Kansas.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 84.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED34. Dwelling 18.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED134. Dwelling 455.

O. L. Hoagland

M, b. circa 1817
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationO. L. Hoagland was also known as O. T.
Census DateLocation
27 August 1870Montrose, Lee, IowaO. L. Hoagland was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Montrose, Lee, Iowa.1

Children of O. L. Hoagland and Sarah J. Sherer

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 281.

Sarah J. Sherer

F, b. 17 March 1836, d. 22 July 1903
Father*Solomon Sherer b. 6 Jun 1803, d. 14 Dec 1902
Mother*Maria Gedding b. 26 Dec 1809
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1863As of before 1863,her married name was Hoagland.
Married Namebefore 1880As of before 1880,her married name was Overton.
  • Sarah J. Sherer was born on 17 March 1836 at Indiana or Ohio.
  • She was the daughter of Solomon Sherer and Maria Gedding.
  • Sarah J. Sherer married O. L. Hoagland before 1863.
  • Sarah J. Sherer and O. L. Hoagland were divorced before 1880.
  • Sarah J. Sherer married Samuel M. Overton before 1880.
  • Sarah J. Sherer died on 22 July 1903 at age 67.
Census DateLocation
27 August 1870Montrose, Lee, IowaSarah J. Sherer was listed in O. L. Hoagland's household on the 1870 Census at Montrose, Lee, Iowa.1
1880Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, NebraskaSarah J. Sherer was listed as wife in Samuel M. Overton's household on the 1880 Census at Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, Nebraska.2

Children of Sarah J. Sherer and O. L. Hoagland

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 281.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0746 Page Number 284B.

Samuel M. Overton

M, b. circa 1840
Census DateLocation
1880Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, NebraskaSamuel M. Overton was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0746 Page Number 284B.

John D. Hoagland

M, b. circa 1865
Father*O. L. Hoagland b. c 1817
Mother*Sarah J. Sherer b. 17 Mar 1836, d. 22 Jul 1903
Census DateLocation
27 August 1870Montrose, Lee, IowaJohn D. Hoagland was listed in O. L. Hoagland's household on the 1870 Census at Montrose, Lee, Iowa.1
1880Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, NebraskaJohn D. Hoagland was listed as a step-son in Samuel M. Overton's household on the 1880 Census at Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 281.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0746 Page Number 284B.

Edward L. Hoagland

M, b. circa 1869
Father*O. L. Hoagland b. c 1817
Mother*Sarah J. Sherer b. 17 Mar 1836, d. 22 Jul 1903
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward L. Hoagland was also known as L. Eddie.
Census DateLocation
27 August 1870Montrose, Lee, IowaEdward L. Hoagland was listed in O. L. Hoagland's household on the 1870 Census at Montrose, Lee, Iowa.1
1880Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, NebraskaEdward L. Hoagland was listed as a step-son in Samuel M. Overton's household on the 1880 Census at Town 19, Precinct 6, Custer, Nebraska.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 281.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0746 Page Number 284B.

James W. Creasey Sr.

M, b. 24 March 1829, d. 18 November 1913
  • James W. Creasey Sr. was born on 24 March 1829 at Framlingham, Suffolk, England.
  • He married Emma Emmerson on 24 August 1852 at Aldringham, Suffolk, England.
  • James W. Creasey Sr. died on 18 November 1913 at New Plymouth, Canyon, Idaho, at age 84.
Census DateLocation
30 August 1860Seneca, Ontario, New YorkJames W. Creasey Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Seneca, Ontario, New York.1
21 June 1870Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
2 June 1880Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
22 April 1910New Plymouth, Canyon, IdahoHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at New Plymouth, Canyon, Idaho.5
     James W. Creasey Sr. and Emma Emmerson immigrated in 1852. James W. Creasey Sr. witnessed the adoption of Pearl Ostertrout before 1900.

Children of James W. Creasey Sr. and Emma Emmerson

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 196. Dwelling 1564.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Stamp 182. Dwelling 88.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED261. Dwelling 10.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 11.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED96. Dwelling 82.

Emma Emmerson

F, b. 16 August 1834, d. 26 March 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 August 1852As of 24 August 1852,her married name was Creasey.
  • Emma Emmerson was born on 16 August 1834 at Leiston, Suffolk, England.
  • She married James W. Creasey Sr. on 24 August 1852 at Aldringham, Suffolk, England.
  • Emma Emmerson died on 26 March 1908 at New Plymouth, Canyon, Idaho, at age 73.
Census DateLocation
30 August 1860Seneca, Ontario, New YorkEmma Emmerson was listed in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Seneca, Ontario, New York.1
21 June 1870Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinEmma Emmerson was listed in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.2
2 June 1880Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinEmma Emmerson was listed as wife in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinEmma Emmerson was listed as wife in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Emma Emmerson and James W. Creasey Sr. immigrated in 1852. Emma Emmerson witnessed the adoption of Pearl Ostertrout before 1900. Emma Emmerson had 7 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Emma Emmerson and James W. Creasey Sr.

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 196. Dwelling 1564.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Stamp 182. Dwelling 88.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED261. Dwelling 10.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 11.

George Washington Creasey

M, b. 30 August 1854, d. 4 June 1928
Father*James W. Creasey Sr. b. 24 Mar 1829, d. 18 Nov 1913
Mother*Emma Emmerson b. 16 Aug 1834, d. 26 Mar 1908
  • George Washington Creasey was born on 30 August 1854 at Geneva, Ontario, New York.
  • He was the son of James W. Creasey Sr. and Emma Emmerson.
  • George Washington Creasey married Dora Bruhn on 16 March 1901 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • George Washington Creasey died on 4 June 1928 at Buena Vista, Richland, Wisconsin, at age 73.
Census DateLocation
30 August 1860Seneca, Ontario, New YorkGeorge Washington Creasey was listed in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Seneca, Ontario, New York.1
21 June 1870Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinGeorge Washington Creasey was listed in James W. Creasey Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 196. Dwelling 1564.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Stamp 182. Dwelling 88.

Verna Elizabeth Wehnke

F, b. 26 March 1913, d. 1 March 2004
Father*William C. Wehnke b. Jan 1881, d. 1930
Mother*Emma Sarah Kopp b. Feb 1890, d. Dec 1948
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 June 1934As of 23 June 1934,her married name was Shepard.
  • Verna Elizabeth Wehnke was born on 26 March 1913 at Ipswitch, rural Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of William C. Wehnke and Emma Sarah Kopp.
  • Verna Elizabeth Wehnke married Frankie L. Shepard on 23 June 1934 at Galena, Illinois.
  • Verna Elizabeth Wehnke died on 1 March 2004 at Lancaster, Wisconsin, at age 90 Verna Elizabeth Shepard, age 90, of Platteville, died on Monday, March 1, 2004, at Orchard Manor, Lancaster. Verna was born on March 26, 1913, in Ipswitch, rural Platteville, the daughter of William and Sarah Emma (Kopp) Wehnke. She was united in marriage Frankie L. Shepard on June 23, 1934, in Galena, Ill. Frankie preceded her in death in 1963. Verna was a bookkeeper for McLellans Dime Store, Montgomery Ward and Northern Propane. She was an active member of First English Church. She was a member of the Rachel Rebekah Lodge where she was past noble grand and also served as recording secretary. She was also a member of the Eagles Auxiliary. A quiet, gentle woman, Verna loved her grandchildren. She also enjoyed bowling, playing cards, dancing and traveling with her family. She is survived by four daughters, Donna (Robert) Brugger of Fennimore, and Norma Shepard, Sandra (Anson) Sheldon and Karen Shepard all of Platteville; seven grandchildren, Brad (Pam) Brugger of Oregon, Bret (Jenel) Brugger of Green Bay, Brian (Becky) Brugger of Verona, Bob (Shelley) Brugger of Plattmouth, Neb., Anthony (Pam) Sheldon of Beaver Dam, Andy (Lori) Sheldon of Trempealeau, and Amy (Jamey) Kite of Livingston; 12 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, LeRoy Wehnke. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2004, at FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN CHURCH, Platteville. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. The Rev. JoAnn Post will officiate. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3, 2004, at the BENDORF FUNERAL HOME, Platteville, or from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church. Memorials may be made to the Verna Elizabeth Shepard Memorial Fund. The Bendorf Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinVerna Elizabeth Wehnke was listed as a daughter in William C. Wehnke's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1
12 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinVerna Elizabeth Wehnke was listed as a daughter in Emma Sarah Kopp's household on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Child of Verna Elizabeth Wehnke and Frankie L. Shepard

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED178. Dwelling 83.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 51.

Frankie L. Shepard

M, d. 1963

Child of Frankie L. Shepard and Verna Elizabeth Wehnke

LeRoy Wehnke

M, b. 27 November 1910, d. 20 December 1980
Father*William C. Wehnke b. Jan 1881, d. 1930
Mother*Emma Sarah Kopp b. Feb 1890, d. Dec 1948
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinLeRoy Wehnke was listed as a son in William C. Wehnke's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1
     LeRoy Wehnke obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.

Child of LeRoy Wehnke and Velma Leslie VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED178. Dwelling 83.

Sandra Shepard

F, d. 22 September 2010
Father*Frankie L. Shepard d. 1963
Mother*Verna Elizabeth Wehnke b. 26 Mar 1913, d. 1 Mar 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 May 1968As of 4 May 1968,her married name was Sheldon.

Anson J. Sheldon

M, b. 1 May 1931, d. 26 January 2015
Father*Harrison Sheldon
Mother*Clara Riesen
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnson J. Sheldon was also known as A. J.
  • Anson J. Sheldon was born on 1 May 1931.
  • He was the son of Harrison Sheldon and Clara Riesen.
  • Anson J. Sheldon married Sandra Shepard, daughter of Frankie L. Shepard and Verna Elizabeth Wehnke, on 4 May 1968.
  • Anson J. Sheldon died on 26 January 2015 at age 83 Anson J. “A J” Sheldon, 83, of Livingston, formerly of Platteville, died on Monday, January 26, 2015 at the VA Hospital, Madison. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Chapel military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5274. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday or after 10:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Anson Sheldon Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com

    Anson was born on May 1, 1931 at Ipswitch, Lafayette County the son of Harrison and Clara (Riesen) Sheldon. He was married to Sandra Shepard on May 4, 1968 at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. She preceded him in death on September 22, 2010. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He hauled milk for thirty years working with his brother, Don Sheldon. Anson then worked at Woodward Printing for over twenty years where he did maintenance and later became a press operator. Anson was a member of the VFW Post #5274. He always enjoyed being with his children and grandchildren. He is survived by his three children, Anthony Sheldon and their family, Joshua and Allison of Beaver Dam, WI; Andy Sheldon and their family, Cody and Drew of Trempealeau, WI; Amy (Jamey) Kite and their family, Blayne, Grace, Kora, and Faith of Livingston, WI; two sisters, Ruth Dull of Platteville, and Dorothy Busch-Schambow of Livingston; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Harrison, Kenny and Don and sister, Ethleen Sheldon.

Charles A. Kopp

M, b. March 1839, d. after January 1920
  • Charles A. Kopp married unknown (?).
  • Charles A. Kopp was born in March 1839 at Prussia.
  • He died after January 1920.
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinCharles A. Kopp was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1
20 April 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2
24 January 1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as father in John E. Kopp's household on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.3
     Charles A. Kopp immigrated in 1841.

Children of Charles A. Kopp and unknown (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 34, 37.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 65.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED121. Dwelling 75.

unknown (?)

F, d. before 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kopp.
  • Unknown (?) married Charles A. Kopp.
  • Unknown (?) was born at Prussia.
  • She died before 1900.

Children of unknown (?) and Charles A. Kopp

John E. Kopp

M, b. September 1878
Father*Charles A. Kopp b. Mar 1839, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJohn E. Kopp was listed as a son in Charles A. Kopp's household on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1
20 April 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJohn E. Kopp was listed as a son in Charles A. Kopp's household on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2
24 January 1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJohn E. Kopp was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Children of John E. Kopp and Margaret (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 34, 37.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 65.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED121. Dwelling 75.

Clara Kopp

F, b. March 1882
Father*Charles A. Kopp b. Mar 1839, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Helling.
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinClara Kopp was listed as a daughter in Charles A. Kopp's household on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 34, 37.

Henry Kopp

M, b. April 1885
Father*Charles A. Kopp b. Mar 1839, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1900
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinHenry Kopp was listed as a son in Charles A. Kopp's household on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 34, 37.

Margaret (?)

F, b. circa 1890
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1909As of circa 1909,her married name was Kopp.
Census DateLocation
20 April 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMargaret (?) was listed as a daughter-in-law in Charles A. Kopp's household on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1
24 January 1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMargaret (?) was listed as wife in John E. Kopp's household on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Margaret (?) and John E. Kopp

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42. Dwelling 65.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED121. Dwelling 75.